The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PostGIS
Rank 879 876 856
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 14 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.032% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.077% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 25
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41893 45267 44785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.77% 40.91% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35874 38898 39507
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in the UK

PostGIS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 9 £50,000 +33.33% 2
South West -11 6 £50,000 -
Glasgow +11 5 £35,000 - 1
Scotland -3 5 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Surrey +6 2 £41,250 +10.00%
South East -26 2 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Bristol - 2 £52,500 -
London -17 1 - - 1
Dorking - 1 £40,000 -

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS.

1 23 (95.83%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (83.33%) jQuery
3 19 (79.17%) Open Source
4 16 (66.67%) GIS
5 14 (58.33%) ESRI
5 14 (58.33%) UML
6 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
7 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
7 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
8 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
9 8 (33.33%) PHP
10 7 (29.17%) Java
10 7 (29.17%) Linux
11 6 (25.00%) SQL
11 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 6 (25.00%) Python
11 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (25.00%) Spring
11 6 (25.00%) Puppet
11 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
12 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
12 5 (20.83%) Pentaho
12 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
12 5 (20.83%) Node.js
12 5 (20.83%) MapReduce
12 5 (20.83%) Big Data
12 5 (20.83%) Talend

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) JBoss
2 5 (20.83%) Node.js
3 4 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.83%) Pentaho
2 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.83%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) JasperReports
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Selenium
3 3 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Technical Architect
1 14 (58.33%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
3 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) jQuery
2 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (25.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
5 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.17%) Akka
6 1 (4.17%) Leaflet
6 1 (4.17%) Ext JS
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Open Source
2 16 (66.67%) GIS
3 5 (20.83%) Data Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) UML
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) MapReduce
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Use Case
6 3 (12.50%) RAD
6 3 (12.50%) RUP
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (4.17%) Content Management
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.17%) E-business
8 1 (4.17%) OOP
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
1 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.17%) Munin
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) ESRI
2 5 (20.83%) Talend
3 3 (12.50%) Mapinfo
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Facebook
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
London Borough of Hackney
Posted: 3 days ago